As you know, we at Mosquito Authority love bees almost as much as we dislike mosquitoes! We train our Specialists to only treat areas where mosquitoes live and hang out, and to avoid blooming foliage where pollinators reside. Our founder, Joey Osborne, is a beekeeper, as are many of our franchisees and customers, and there are no reported ill effects even though we treat within 10 feet of active, healthy, backyard hives.
Dr. Craig Stoops, our resident Entomologist, helps answer some of our commonly-asked questions about pollinators we see in our yards.
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Regular mosquito control on your property means Mosquito Authority will help you avoid pesky bites that can be annoying for days. But we can only help you if you are in an environment that we protect. Any time you leave your home you may encounter mosquitoes.
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Herb gardens are easy to manage and can accomplish a few goals. Fresh ingredients for your cooking, an eye-catching addition to your landscape, natural remedies for your medicine cabinet, or a component of a crafty project.
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It is our goal to keep you mosquito-free so you can enjoy your outdoor living space to the fullest. We train our Specialists to ensure they target only mosquitoes and their habitats, and we are careful to avoid any beneficial insects that help our delicate ecosystem.
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Not only do butterflies serve a purpose as pollinators, but they are quite beautiful to observe flitting around your yard. Butterflies are really just on a quest for nectar, and there are an abundance of plants which will bring them to you.
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